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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #498459 (stock #L 105)
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$330.00
Set of 5 Japanese deep red lacquer plates decorated with three gold foil squares (ichimatsu-e). Japan, ca. 1990.
Diameter: 6 ¾ in. (17.5 cm); height: ¾ in. (2 cm).
In fitted wooden box, inscribed on the lid in black script Meimei sara 5, ichimatsu-e (5 plates with chequered pattern), and with circular red seal imprint inside lid of box. Size of box 17 3/8 x 17 3/8 x 3 9/16 in. (19 x 19 x 9.2 cm).
One dish with tiny scratches to edge, otherwise perfect condition.

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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #498445 (stock #L 107)
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$150.00
Set of 5 Japanese dishes of lacquered wood, lacquered in 5 different colours. The wood grain clearly visible on both sides of the paper-thin circular dishes. Each surface covered in a different colour: deep dark brown, deep red, light red, deep green and light brown. Each dish signed in lacquer within the foot ring with a seal reading “sa” (?). Japan, made ca. 1988.
Diameter: 5 ¾ in. (14.8 cm); height: 1 1/16 in. (2.8 cm.
In cardboard box with red label reading KanKan. Size 6 3/8 x 6 3/8 x 2 5/8 in. (16.4 x 16.4 x 6.8 cm).
Perfect condition.

Pieces located in Europe.

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #498389 (stock #L 108)
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$160.00
Set of 5 Japanese lacquered wood dishes of square lobed shape decorated with red and green narrow stripes. The cypress wood grain clearly visible on both sides of the dishes. Each dish signed at the underside in red lacquer with a seal shaped as a stylised elephant, indicating the known Kyoto lacquer workshop “Zohiko”. Made ca. 1988.
4 11/16 x 4 11/16 x 3/4 in.(12.1 x 12.1 x 2 cm).
In wooden box, inscribed on the lid “Thread pattern” (itomaki), signed inside the lid “Heian Zohiko” and with red circular seal “Zohiko”. Size 5 11/16 x 5 11/16 x 2 13/16 in. (14.7 x 14.7 x 7.2 cm).
Perfect condition.

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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Pre 1990 item #494757 (stock #L 110)
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$240.00
Set of 5 Japanese deep red lacquer plates with dark grey incised decoration of scattered plum blossom on cracked ice ground, rim and underside lacquered black. Fine quality wood and lacquer dishes. Each signed at the bottom in incised characters Wajima Senshu saku (made by Senshu, in Wajima), made ca. 1989.
Size 5 ¼ x 4 ¼ x ½ in. (13.2 x 10.6 x 1.3 cm).
Perfect condition.
In wooden box, inscribed and stamped on the lid Wajima chin(kin) (incised) sumi (black ink) ice and plum pattern. Signed inside lid Senshu tsukuru (made), and with square red seal. Size 6 x 4 15/16 x 3 1/16 in. (15.4 x 12.7 x 7.8 cm).

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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Pre 1990 item #494468 (stock #L 111)
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$190.00
Black lacquer, lidded box of square shape, decorated with two leafy plants inlaid in eggshell, with a dragonfly in sprinkled red lacquer, and some red and green swirls indicating the ground. All sides covered with glossy black lacquer. Inside lid gold foil label: AS, ARTEX SAIGON, H.002. Vietnam, ca. 1985-90.
Measurements: 6 ½ x 6 ½ x 3 in. (17 x 17 x 7.3 cm).
Perfect condition.

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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #494463 (stock #M 112)
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$220.00
The basket lacquered with dark brown lacquer. The basket, woven of natural split bamboo and vines, contains a removable hexagonal flat plate covered on one side with gold leaf and scattered with dark green, brown and black lacquer squares. The glossy gold surface is protected by transparent lacquer. For a different effect the reverse side of the hexagonal plate can be used, it being painted in a rustic style with reddish brown lacquer over a brushed wood ground. Later part of 20th century.
Basket: diameter 7 ¾ in. (19.3 cm), height 1 ½ in. (3.7 cm).
Plate: diameter 6 ¾ in. (17 cm)
Perfect condition.

Piece located in Europe.

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1990 item #494032 (stock #L 116)
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$280.00
Set of 5 Japanese deep red lacquer plates with gold-net decoration, rim and bootom outside lacquered black. Fine quality wood and lacquer dishes, each painted individually with a net pattern in gold lacquer. Made 1988-04-10, by Ozawa Risuke, Aizu.
Diameter 5.3 in. (13.3 cm), height 0.5 in. (1.5 cm).
Very slightly rubbed in some places, otherwise perfect condition.

Piece located in Europe.

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 2000 item #387537 (stock #L 049)
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$700.00
Set of three black lacquer sake cups, undecorated. Wood base, flawlessly smoothed and lacquered. Signed with an unread red lacquer seal at the bottom of the largest cup. Japan, 20th century (ca. 1990).
Sizes: largest - H 1 15/16 in. (5.1 cm), diameter 3 ¾ in. (9.7 cm); middle - H 1 5/8 in. (4.3 cm), diameter 3 9/16 in. (9.1 cm); small - H 15/16 in. (3.7 cm), diameter3 3/8 in. (8.7 cm).
Perfect condition.

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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 2000 item #387524 (stock #L 047)
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$350.00
Circular black lacquer dish with applied white-gold foil decoration, all surfaces of black lacquer. Applied at the center with a square of white-gold foil, painted in black lacquer with stylized waves. Traces of white-gold brushed into the wood grain. Unsigned. Japan, 20th century (ca. 1990).
Diameter 6 9/16 in. (16.8 cm).
Perfect condition.

This piece is located in Europe (EC).

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Contemporary item #387202 (stock #V 046)
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$120.00
Hand-made wooden storage box for an antique Japanese pipe (kiseruzutsu) and tobacco pouch, tied with dark purple (murasaki-iro) silk ribbon. Japan, 20th cent.
H 2 ½; L 10 1/8; W 6 3/8 in. (6.5 x 26 x 16.4 cm).
Perfect condition.

This piece is located in Europe (EC).

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1980 item #387179 (stock #L 045)
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$850.00
Set of five circular black and red dishes, top surface of black lacquer, underside of red lacquer. The wood at the underside decorated with a concentric circle, the wood-grain still visible through the coat of red lacquer. Japan, later 20th century.
Diameter 5 in. (12.8 cm)
Perfect condition.
In fitted cardboard box, 2 1/8” (H) x 5 5/8” x 5 5/8” (5.5 x 14.2 x 14.2 cm), printed label on the lid reads: NAKANISHI shitsugei (lacquer art, referring to the red and black lacquer). Extra label: GAISHU .. MEIMEI NO SARA (EACH DISH Label inside box read: Musashi no shikkôgei (lacquer handicraft of Musashi).

This set is located in Europe (EC).

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Pre 2000 item #360065 (stock #C/P 026)
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$800.00
Lobed dish. Porcelain with beautiful white glaze, painted in red, blue, grey, pale yellow and green overglaze enamels with a spray of flowering pinks (nadeshiko). Three thin red lines around the foot ring. Signed at the bottom in underglaze blue KAKIEMON. Perfect condition. Diameter 4 ¼ in. (11 cm), height 7/8 in. (2.2 cm).
In fitted wooden box (tomobako), 2 ¼ x 5 ¼ x 51/4 in. (5.8 x 13.5 x 13.5 cm). Inscribed on the cover nishiki (brocade), and with the plant’s name (nadeshiko) and sara (dish). Signed inside the cover with the name of the 14th generation KAKIEMON and red seal (unread).

This piece is located in Europe (EC).

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1980 item #353810 (stock #M 013)
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$1,250.00
Sake cup, made and distributed in connection with the 1970 World Exposition which took place in Osaka, Japan. Solid 24 carat gold plate, decorated at the centre in high relief with the Expo’s emblem, five circles arranged around a central dot, and with the inscription ‘EXPO ‘70’. Signed at bottom: MMS CO 24K GP. Very small surface scratches (see pictures), otherwise original condition. Diameter: 2 7/8" (7.4 cm; height 1 1/8" (2.7 cm), weight: 66 gr.
In fitted wooden box (tomobako), 1 3/4 x 3 3/4 x 3 3/4 inches (4.5 x 9.6 x 9.6 cm). Imprinted on the lid are the words ‘Bampaku kinen kin sakazuki ’ (Golden sake cup commemorating the world expo), below that is written EXPO ’70 – 1 – OT – 2 - Z – 11. An inspection stamp (shôshi), affixed to the lower right-hand corner, bears the inscription EXPO ’70.

This piece is located in Europe (EU).